Mike Borowski and Naoko Hirai

naoko hirai and mike borowskiStringBone!, a duo made up of MPSOM graduates Mike Borowski (M.M. Performance, 2012; B.M. Performance, 2012) and Naoko Hirai (A.D. Performance, 2012), has been performing throughout the Pittsburgh area as well as London and Japan for nearly 3 years. Both members are highly trained musicians who love playing and sharing their music. Read more about StringBone! here.

Borowski has also traveled across the country, performing with the Marine Band. Read more about his life-changing story here.

Duquesne University

Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. Duquesne, a campus of nearly 9,500 graduate and undergraduate students, has been nationally recognized for its academic programs, community service and commitment to sustainability. Follow Duquesne University on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.